Our Mission is to inspire students to be responsible, resilient, and personally successful in the rapidly changing 21st century, and to be a student-centered model for educational innovation. In keeping with our mission, New Tech High School has launched its “Center For Excellence” and offers targeted and customized professional development, training, and support to educators locally, in the state, across the country, and around the world.
The Center For Excellence offers a variety of K-12 training options and content that provides insight and training for school staff, teachers, and administrators. We leverage our 25 years of wall to wall PBL experience to ensure academic growth and skills are met for all learners.
What makes us different? We practice PBL on a day to day basis. We take the world of PBL theory and base our trainings on PBL reality. Design for Academic Impact while building the Ideal Graduate profile.
Center for Excellence PBL training and long term support: Our most popular pathway for schools and districts. We offer a range of one day to multiple day workshops for individuals, grade-level, or whole school team. We customize our own content based on our experience of using PBL in the classroom for 23 years to meet the needs of your school and district. Moving from theory of implementation on design to how to achieve academic growth and improve skills of students. We also have one year to multiple year school/district support options where we customize to meet your staff. We focus on knowing where staff are at in their implementation and focus on the learning during the course of their projects. We host trainings on our campus in Napa and also travel to schools around the world to support and train teachers. Please reach out to see how we can customize your path and content. Trainings through the Center for Excellence are offered both at New Technology High School in Napa, CA* or available on location at your site. To learn more about cost and set-up a training for your team, submit a request at the link below.
Please reach out to Aaron Eisberg, Center for Excellence Coordinator, with any questions or availability for trainings at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Trainings and Learning Tours on campus are temporarily on pause due to COVID-19 Napa County Guidelines. Stay tuned for updates.